Barksdale B-52s take off for Bomber Task Force
U.S. B-52H Stratofortresses take off as part of a Bomber Task Force deployment from Barksdale Air Force Base, La., May 7, 2019. The Bomber Task Force is deploying to the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility to defend American forces and interests in the region. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman Jacob B. Wrightsman)